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Control measure

Provide external protection

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Provide external protection

Understand:

  • When external protection is necessary
  • How to provide effective external fire protection
  • When firebreaks may need to be created 

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Provide external protection

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Provide effective external fire protection, considering internal activity and the compatibility of firefighting media
  • Position external protection effectively
  • Use fire breaks effectively
  • Remove external fire loading
  •  Appropriately use:
    • Aerial appliances
    • Firefighting monitors
    • Wall drencher systems
    • Firefighting media
    • Firefighting techniques